Translation of mentir in English:

mentir

to lie, v.

intransitive verb

  • 1

    to lie
    me mintió he lied to me
    • miente descaradamente, yo no dije eso that's a downright lie, I didn't say that
    • siempre andas mintiéndome you're always telling me lies
    • y aquí está Luis que no me deja mentir and Luis here will bear me out
    • no he estado nunca en su casa. ¡Miento! estuve una vez I've never been to her house. No, I tell a lie, I did go there once